Oscar Awards 2015 [ Current Affairs ]


87th Academy Award was held at Los Angeles, the US which is called Oscar Awards and were conferred on 22 February 2015. It was presented by the AMPAS (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences) in 24 categories.

Oscar Awards were produced by Neil Meron and Craig Zadan and directed by Hamish Hamilton. Actor Neil Patrick Harris hosted the ceremony for the first time.

The list of winners of 87th Academy Awards

  1. Best Picture: Birdman
  2. Best Director: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu for Birdman
  3. Best Actor: Eddie Redmayne for The Theory of Everything
  4. Best Actress: Julianne Moore for Still Alice
  5. Best Supporting Actor: JK Simmons for Whiplash
  6. Best Supporting Actress: Patricia Arquette for Boyhood
  7. Achievement in Costume Design: Milena Canonero for The Grand Budapest Hotel
  8. Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling: Frances Hannon and Mark Coulier for The Grand Budapest Hotel
  9. Best Foreign Language Film: Ida directed by Pawel Pawlikowski
  10. Best Live Action Short Film: The Phone Call
  11. Best Documentary Short Subject: Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1
  12. Original Screenplay: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Nicolas Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Armando Bo for Birdman
  13. Achievement in Sound Mixing: Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins, Thomas Curley for Whiplash
  14. Achievement in Sound Editing: Alan Robert Murray Bub Asman for American Sniper
  15. Achievement in Visual Effects: Ian Hunter, Scott Fisher, Andrew Lockley and Paul Franklin for Interstellar
  16. Best Animated Short Film: Feast directed by Patrick Osborne and Kristina Reed
  17. Best Animated Movie: Big Hero Six 6
  18. Achievement in Production Design: Adam Stockhausen and Anna Pinnock for The Grand Budapest Hotel
  19. Achievement in Cinematograph: Emannuel Lubezki for Birdman
  20. Achievement in Film Editing: Tom Cross for Whipalsh
  21. Best Documentary Feature: Citizen Four directed by Laura Poitras
  22. Best Original Song: John Stephens and Lonnie Lynn for Glory
  23. Best Original Score: Alexandre Desplat for The Grand Budapest Hotel.
  24. Best Adapted Screenplay: Graham Moore for The Imitation Game

- Published on: February 25, 2015